Important Key points of Oscar Awards 2018:
● The 90th Annual Academy Awards (also known as Oscar Awards) were held at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles, the USA. It is one of the most honoured award ceremonies in the World.
● The Academy Awards are a set of 24 awards given annually by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS).
● The Oscar trophies are plated with the same gold as NASA’s $8.9-billion James Webb Space Telescope, according to the space agency.
● The first-ever Academy Awards, which took place on May 16, 1929.
● Jimmy Kimmel, a comedian hosted the ceremony for the second year in a row. He has become the first host since Billy Crystal to do so.
● The 1957 film ‘Mother India’ was the first Indian film to be nominated for the Best Foreign Language Film category at the Oscars.
Complete List of Winners (Oscar Award 2018):
|1.||Best Picture||The Shape of Water|
|2.||Best Director||Guillermo del Toro, The Shape of Water|
|3.||Best Actor||Gary Oldman, Darkest Hour|
|4.||Best Actress||Frances McDormand, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri|
|5.||Best Supporting Actor||Sam Rockwell, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri|
|6.||Best Supporting Actress||Allison Janney, I, Tonya|
|7.||Best Animated Feature Film||Coco|
|8.||Best Cinematography||Blade Runner 2049, Roger A. Deakins|
|9.||Best Costume Design||Phantom Thread, Mark Bridges|
|10.||Best Original Screenplay||Get Out, Written by Jordan Peele|
|11.||Best Adapted Screenplay||Call Me by Your Name, Screenplay by James Ivory|
|12.||Best Foreign Language Film||A Fantastic Woman|
|13.||Best Documentary Feature||Icarus|
|14.||Best Documentary Short Subject||Heaven Is a Traffic Jam on the 405|
|15.||Best Live Action Short Film||The Silent Child|
|16.||Best Animated Short Film||Dear Basketball|
|17.||Best Original Score||The Shape of Water, Alexandre Desplat|
|18.||Best Original Song||”Remember Me” from Coco
Music and Lyric by Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez
|19.||Best Sound Editing||Dunkirk, Richard King and Alex Gibson|
|20.||Best Sound Mixing||Dunkirk, Mark Weingarten, Gregg Landaker, and Gary A. Rizzo|
|21.||Best Production Design||The Shape of Water
Production Design: Paul Denham Austerberry; Set Decoration: Shane Vieau and Jeff Melvin
|22.||Best Makeup and Hair Style||Darkest Hour, Kazuhiro Tsuji, David Malinowski and Lucy Sibbick|
|23.||Best Film Editing||Dunkirk, Lee Smith|
|24.||Best Visual Effects||Blade Runner 2049, John Nelson, Gerd Nefzer, Paul Lambert and Richard R. Hoover|